Japanese 4 lower: module 2

Course Dates: 14/01/20 - 31/03/20
Time: 18:00 - 19:30
Location: KS - Keeley Street
Chikako Nakagawa

Consolidate your knowledge and understanding of the structures of the Japanese language and work on more

complex grammatical structures and functions. Suitable if you have studied Japanese for about 5 years or have an equivalent level.


What is the course about?

On this course you will consolidate your knowledge of the structures of the Japanese language and will work on
more complex grammatical structures and functions. You will develop the four linguistic skills with particular
emphasis on spoken/conversational Japanese.

What will we cover?

Based on lessons 1 & 2 Japanese for Busy People Volume 3.Based on lessons 1 & 2 Japanese for Busy People Volume 3.
Compound Kanji words. Various topics taken from newspapers, magazines and advertisements.

What will I achieve?
By the end of this course you should be able to...

- Express certainty "hazu"
- Express beliefs and expectations using "~rashii"
- Give impressions "~soo"
- Express ideas using “noni”
- Make a complaint
- Make excuses
- Describe appearances and impressions
- Understand the various compound words using kanji
- Use polite and casual speech.

What level is the course and do I need any particular skills?

This is an advanced course, ideal iof you have passed the Japanese Language Proficiency Exam N5. Some basic knowledge of Kanji necessary.

How will I be taught, and will there be any work outside the class?

- Active student's interaction
- Emphasis on speaking and listening skills
- Pair and group work
- Discussions and role plays
- Use of realia, pictures and authentic materials
- Use of audio-visual techniques when appropriate.

Are there any other costs? Is there anything I need to bring?

Your teacher will advise you on materials in the first session.
Please ask your tutor about other courses and workshops we run or check our web pages for more information.
General information and advice on courses at City Lit is available from the Student Centre and Library on Monday to
Friday from 12:00 – 19:00.
See the course guide for term dates and further details.

When I've finished, what course can I do next?

Japanese 4 lower: module 3.


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Course Code: LJ422

Tue, eve, 14 Jan - 31 Mar '20

Duration: 12 sessions (over 12 weeks)

Full fee: £189.00
Senior fee: £189.00
Concession: £115.00

Or call to enrol: 020 7831 7831

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